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- Dicke, Marcel, et al. Show all 2 Author
- Experimental & applied acarology 2008 v.46 no.1-4 pp. 307-328
- Amblyseius; Metaseiulus; Neoseiulus; Phytoseiulus persimilis; Spiroplasma; Typhlodromus; Wolbachia; bacteria; biological control; fungi; mass rearing; monitoring; pathogens; pest control; pests; predator-prey relationships; predatory mites; reproductive behavior
- ... Several species of phytoseiid mites (Acari: Phytoseiidae), including species of the genera Amblyseius, Galendromus, Metaseiulus, Neoseiulus, Phytoseiulus and Typhlodromus, are currently reared for biological control of various crop pests and/or as model organisms for the study of predator-prey interactions. Pathogen-free phytoseiid mites are important to obtain high efficacy in biological pest con ...